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Core Meteorology

Next Airing: Thu, Jan 4th, 2018 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV

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Episodes:

  • Atmosphere

    Meteorology, once the simple study of atmospheric events ... Storms .. . hurricanes ... tornadoes ... And temperature changes, has grown in the 21st century to include such disciplines as atmospheric chemistry and physics, climatology and global warming. This program presents the principles of atmospheric dynamics. The Earth's atmosphere is a dynamic balance of gases and sunlight that allows for the possibility of life. The Earth's atmosphere has a unique composition, structure and life sustaining Bio/Geo/Chemical cycles in its lower reaches. The program also shows how these atmospheric elements are being impacted by the unprecedented burning of fossil fuels.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 4th, 2018 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:17
    Usage rights: 6/1/2009 to 12/1/2020
  • Climate

    Meteorology, once the simple study of atmospheric events ... Storms .. . hurricanes ... tornadoes ... And temperature changes, has grown in the 21st century to include such disciplines as atmospheric chemistry and physics, climatology and global warming. This program clearly defines what climates are ... Presents the relationships between climates and biomes, and climates and people ... And describes the six major climate types. Lastly, it shows how weather extremes play a major role in each climate type.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 4th, 2018 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:48
    Usage rights: 6/1/2009 to 12/1/2020
  • Weather

    An exciting exploration of the principles behind tornadoes, hurricanes, severe droughts, and other extreme weather phenomena. Meteorology, once the simple study of atmospheric events ... Storms .. . hurricanes ... tornadoes ... And temperature changes, has grown in the 21st century to include such disciplines as atmospheric chemistry and physics, climatology and global warming. This program presents the principles of weather dynamics. It shows how weather conditions are measured ... How computer models are used to predict the weather . .. The special role of moisture in producing weather phenomena ... And finally, the impact of hazardous weather.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 4th, 2018 at 10:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:40
    Usage rights: 6/1/2009 to 12/1/2020

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